Month: December 2016

Mike Baur’s Career in Business and Entrepreneurship

Mike Baur is one of the most versatile business professionals in Switzerland. Over the course of nearly three decades, Mike has had a very successful career in business as an employee, investor and entrepreneur. He first worked for a number of banks where he would provide financial services to businesses. Baur would then move on to become an investor in numerous start up companies. His experience in banking and investing would give him the foundation for his business idea. Recently, Mike founded a new company called Swiss Start up Factory. With this company, Baur is able to help provide financing and mentorship to a number of new companies that are looking to start up in Switzerland.

 

Baur began his career as a banking professional. When occupying this position, he would spend much of his time assisting businesses with their finances. He often met with numerous executives and business owners who were looking to get capital for their respective companies. Mike would often evaluate their business idea in terms of profit potential and market demand. When the business idea looked promising, Mike would assist businesses by providing them with loans in order to finance their companies. By providing financing for businesses, Mike Baur was often able to help these companies get in the best position to reach their goals.

 

After Mike worked in the banking industry for two decades, he looked to get involved in investing. He would begin this new venture by investing in a number of start up companies. Mike would spend a considerable amount of his own capital to purchase shares of the start up companies. This would result in good returns for Mike who would make this venture quite successful. By making a lot of money investing in start ups, Baur began to realize the potential of start up companies. As a result, he would then look to get involved in entrepreneurship in the near future.

 

In the year 2014, Mike began his career in entrepreneurship by founding his new company Swiss Start up Factory. This company offers a very unique business model in which it chooses start up company ideas and then provides the owners with financing and consulting. When looking to begin the process, Mike Baur and his company will hold meetings to allow entrepreneurs to discuss their new business idea. Mike will then evaluate the potential for the business and then decide to assist them. Once his company chooses a business idea, it will then provide financing as well as coaching to help it maximize its chances of success.

George Soros: The Man of Giving

Over the years, George Soros is a name that many Americans and International followers have come to recognize. He is an 85 year old billionaire and originally from Budapest. He had put himself through school in London, working as an railway porter and waiter before coming to America and pursuing finances. He now resides in New York, following political views, foundations, and contributions, especially involving the democratic issues and debates. He is a business man and a devoted democrat for over 30 years. In 2004, Soros contributed $27 million in order to defeat George W. Bush. Recently, George Soros’ support, funds, and donations have been contributed to the democratic Clinton campaign, reigning in $25 million to help with the election of Hillary Clinton. Through the end of June, Soros had donated $5 million to a super PAC called Immigrant Voters Win, which in addition, helps with the voting process of Hispanic voters in the key swing states. Soros has also donated another $5 million to a specific group called, The Voting Rights Trust. The Voting Rights Trust, is ran by Clinton’s campaign lawyer, Marc Elias. This year, people close to Soros have stated that he is more involved in democratic views. His motivation, faith, and donations lies within the Clinton’s, even though in 2008, he supported Barack Obama over Hillary Clinton. In 2010, Soros expressed some frustration with Barack, in a private Democracy Alliance meeting. Due to his frustration, he told a close source that he had regret supporting Obama over Hillary Clinton.

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George Soros’ quiet overhaul of the U.S. justice system

Soros is known for his opinions, guidance, and support for politics. He has been in the spotlight for democratic views, funding, and has supported many presidential policies. But, he also supported and started many foundations that he has felt very strongly about over the past years. He started the Open Society foundations, an organization that supports human rights in 100 countries and supports democracy. In addition to his organizations and contributions, George Soros is a also the Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC. His focus has been world foundations, where has provided $13 billion over 3 decades to defend human rights. He has helped shape the democratic process in Eastern Europe and in the U.S., he helped lead profits to health care and education. George Soros is a supporter of refugees, providing $500 million to refugees and migrants in Europe. In the past, he has provided gifts to organizations to help immigrants. Over the years, he has provided devoted gifts to various organizations that support immigrants.

Learn more about George Soros at OpenSocietyFoundations.org

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